Open Education, the Open University of Japan, and JMOOC [JP]

Lecture Description

Ten years have passed since the first open course ware (OCW) was  published in Japan. Meanwhile, the world-wide movement expanded itself from the OCW to the open education in general. At the same time, the need for globalizing the education is increasing.

In this special symposium, Japanese specialists of open education discuss what it is, and should be. How should universities and the government in Japan develop the open education?

Date:
May 27, 2015
Target:
Visitors
Field:
Teaching & Education

Speaker

Katsuhiko Shirai

Katsuhiko Shirai

The Open Univerisity of Japan
 Chairperson of the Board

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